During this one hour guided tour, learn about the genius of Henry Hobson Richardson, Frederick Law Olmsted, and Dr. Thomas Kirkbride as they carried out the development of the former Buffalo State Asylum for the Insane. This history-focused tour will also introduce you to the present and future plans for the Richardson Olmsted Complex, with access to areas of the partially restored Towers Building and former patient buildings in various states of renovation.
Note: Tour routes are subject to change due to construction. For those interested in taking photographs, please see our designated photography tours. There will be no photography allowed on this tour.
The Richardson Olmsted Complex (View)
400 Forest Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14213